Malibu Stinks

Malibu Stinks

If you’ve surfed Malibu in recent days, or even driven past the place, you might have noticed a hideous stench. Well, that would make sense. Late last week, hundreds of dead fish began bobbing at the surface of the Malibu lagoon,[...]

Only 13 Percent of Ocean Still Untouched by Humans

Only 13% of Ocean Still Untouched

While the ocean seems like an unfathomably big and very wild place, with plenty of room to absorb human influence, a new study from the journal Current Biology says otherwise: only 13 percent of the oceans are still considered wild pla[...]

Lake Michigan Surfers Battle U.S. Steel

Lake Michigan Surfers Battle U.S. Steel

What does the Great Lakes surfer endure? Frigid air and water temperatures, limited swell opportunities, and occasional ice chunks in the lineup, all braved with frozen wetsuits and frozen smiles. But the latest challenge might be too [...]

California’s Filthiest Beaches, Ranked

California's filthiest beaches, ranked

Heal the Bay released their list of the ten dirtiest, nastiest, most polluted beaches in all of California recently, which, sadly, went mostly unnoticed until The NY Times made it a story on their homepage. Some notoriously dirty beach[...]